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fibroadenoma

Pronunciation: fi'bro-ad'e-no'ma

Definition: A benign neoplasm derived from glandular epithelium, in which there is a conspicuous stroma of proliferating fibroblasts and connective tissue elements; commonly occurs in breast tissue.

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